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(Not) Working on Vacation

How to work during a vacation without completely ruining it.

How to Keep Your Solo Practice Sustainable and Lean

Make sure you can keep your solo practice running until it succeeds by keeping costs down and overhead low.

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Bad Clients You Don’t Take Will Be the Best Money You Never Made

Never try and convince yourself that any client is a good client. It’s not that simple.

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Spending Wisely vs. Being Cheap

It is easy to decide that the only way your firm will be profitable is for you to scrimp and save every penny. However, sometimes you have to spend money (wisely) to make money.

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The Motion to Compel: Think Tactically & Keep it Simple

Motions to compel play an important role in civil litigation. To effectively handle motions to compel, think tactically and keep it simple.

The Decline and Renewal of the “General Practice” Lawyer

For many years, the idea of a general practitioner and a solo or small-firm lawyer were synonymous, but that is all changing.

Podcast #89: Starting a Solo Practice, with Mac Power Users Podcaster Katie Floyd

During this week's podcast, Aaron and Sam discuss why sometimes lawyers should shorten written content, and Sam talks with Katie Floyd, co-host of the Mac Power Users podcast, about setting up her solo practice and tips for Mac and iOS users.

Choosing a Remote Freelancer to Assist Your Solo Practice

Choosing a remote professional to help with your everyday tasks can free you up for more important work. Here are some pointers to make sure that process goes smoothly.

Should You Go Solo or Form a Partnership?

There are a lot of considerations that go into whether you should be a solo attorney or form a partnership with another lawyer. Here are some key things to keep in mind.

Podcast #78: Going Solo When You’re the Sole Breadwinner, with Randall Ryder

This week, Sam talks to Randall Ryder about choosing to be a solo practitioner when you are also the sole breadwinner.